Prepare for the Exam

The Exam Content Outline

The content of the National Home Inspector Examination is based on a formal study that defines competent practice. This study serves as the “blueprint” for the examination. The content outline is neither a detailed description of all topics that may appear on the examination nor all skills necessary to perform a competent inspection. Click here for a PDF of the Exam Content and Overview.  2017-Exam Overview

References List

Each question on the National Home Inspector Examination is referenced to an authoritative, published source. This link is a list of those sources.

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